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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The moon doesn't get much bigger and brighter than this. On Monday, Earthlings will be treated to a so-called supermoon. That's the closest full moon of the year, or every 14 months to be precise. Monday's supermoon will be extra super — it will be...
ATLANTA (AP) — Unseasonable warmth and no rain have deepened a drought that's igniting forest fires across the southeastern U.S. and forcing people to evacuate dozens of homes in the Appalachian Mountains. Thursday's national drought report shows 41.6 million people in parts of...
RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — The first chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America is preparing for the day when there won't be any members left to care for the monument to their service. The chapter is offering the city of Rutland at least $10,000 to set up a fund that will provide...
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — At long last, a big honor for the Little People. After seven times as finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame, the tiny tenants of Fisher-Price's house, barn and school bus were enshrined on Thursday. They were joined by the swing and Dungeons &...
CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) — One of two western Pennsylvania police officers "ambushed" and shot while responding to a domestic situation has died, and police are searching for a suspect, authorities said Thursday. Washington County Coroner Tim Warco didn't immediately identify the...
CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Two police officers have been shot in western Pennsylvania, and the search is underway for a suspect. The shooting happened at about 4 a.m. Thursday in Canonsburg, 20 miles southwest of Pittsburgh. Canonsburg Mayor Dave Rhome tells radio station WJPA two...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A day after Donald Trump's election to the presidency, campaign divisions appeared to widen as many thousands of demonstrators — some with signs with messages declaring "NOT MY PRESIDENT" — flooded streets across the country to protest his surprise triumph...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Buoyed by Donald Trump's surprising strength, the Republicans maintained their control over a large majority of state legislatures across the country, setting up the GOP to enact conservative policies and potentially cement its political power for years to...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Donald Trump is scheduled to face trial this month in a class-action lawsuit against him and his now-defunct Trump University, potentially taking the witness stand weeks before his inauguration as president of the United States. U.S. District Judge Gonzalo...